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It's a Good Thing to Make Your Employer Drool!

The story is always the same, go to college, graduate and look for a career, right? But how cool would it be to have employers looking for you versus you looking for them? Hard to believe, but it's true. Todays job...

August 20, 2014

Tyler Perry Expands Studios & Creates 8,000 Jobs!

According to the Atlanta Business Chornicle, MA-TO THE D-E-A star and Atlanta filmmaker Tyler Perry, will redevelop the Fort McPherson army base into new and expanded production studios. It is reported that the $30...

August 11, 2014

Film Industry Generates $5.1 Billion in Economic Impact in Georgia!

Governor Nathan Deal announced today that Georgia-lensed feature films and television productions created an economic impact of $5.1 billion during Fiscal Year 2014. Georgia spent $1.4 billion during the time 158...

August 5, 2014
65 used to be the magic number to retire, what should you do now?

Careers for Those Close to Retirement but Need to Keep Working!

Looking forward to retirement? Gone are the days that you looked forward to turning 65, putting aside the 9-5 life, to enjoy your long awaited retirement. Roy Cohen, executive coach and career counselor, says "It just...

July 31, 2014

Fiserv Has a New Home in Atlanta & Creates Jobs!

The leading global proivder of financial services technology solutions, Fiserv, Inc. is headquartered in Wisconsin, but has a selected two new locations for its Atlanta-area operations in Alpharetta, Georgia! Fiserv ...

July 30, 2014
How social media can help and hurt you in the job market!

How Social Media Can Get You Hired!

With technology and social media literally taking over the wires of communication around the world, it's no secret that what you put out there can be found by anyone. As the popularity of social media has increased...

July 29, 2014
Nursing is #10 on the list!

10 Hardest Jobs to Fill & The Hot Careers in GA Now - 2020!

The nations unemployment rate is the lowest it has ever been since 2008 at 6.1%. Still, even with this number decreasing, it is still an obstacle for many to find employment. The question, why? As I'm sure many...

July 21, 2014

East Point Walmart Guarantee's Veterans Jobs & Hires 300!

East Point, Ga.- Walmart will open a new Supercenter this fall and hire 300. Veterans who have been honorably discharged within the past year (and meet hiring standards) are guaranteed a job.    The East Point store...

July 16, 2014

Belgian Company Creates 350 Jobs in Bartow County!

The Belgian textile company, Beaulieu International Group (B.I.G.) will establish U.S. headquarters in Cartersville over the next five years and will create 350 jobs in Bartow County! Governor Deal announced the new...

July 15, 2014
There are plenty of hours in the day to get everything done; see how to be more productive!

Be More Productive and Stop Doing These 7 Things!

We are all SUPER busy right? If you are a student, you are studying for endless hours and possibly working; making "time" something of the past. If you are a parent, you are juggling work, kids and family and also...

July 15, 2014

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